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Unicorn Tea Cosy and Knitting Pattern

Unicorn
Unicorn
Unicorn knitting pattern
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Side View
Birds Eye View
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Close Up
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Tea Cosy and Toy
Toy
Toy

Description

This is a legendary tea cosy featuring a unicorn. The unicorn has a silvery sparkle coat and a lovely rainbow main and tail. The twisted horn and horseshoes are golden and he looks very magical and very adorable. He also has blue sparkly eyes with eyelashes. Being such a beautiful, elegant creature, I thought I'd throw everything at it and go for over the top magical.

I designed the unicorn tea cosy to be in a leaping or laying type pose, with his legs out before and behind him because I wanted to be able to see horseshoes, which I thought would look pleasing.

I based the horse parts on shire-horses because I love their chunky dimensions and feathery feet.



I do get emails asking if my tea cosies can be turned into toys, and I thought this tea cosy would be lovely as a toy, so it comes as a toy pattern as well as a tea cosy pattern. When you buy the Unicorn Tea Cosy knitting pattern, you will also receive the instructions to make the unicorn toy completely free of charge. The toy requires a slightly less quantity of white and Marriner Sparkle DK wool. (Toy Dimensions: L 30cm & W 10.5cm & H 23cm)

The secret to eternal youth and beauty is to drink from a teapot kept hot by a magical unicorn tea cosy.

This Tea Cosy:

  • is made from double thickness yarn for extra insulation
  • fits a medium sized teapot that holds 6 to 8 cups or 2 pints

What you will need to make the pattern

5.5 mm, UK size 5 or US size 9 knitting needles,
4.00 mm, UK size 8 or US size 6 Knitting needles,
4.50 mm, UK size 7 or US size 7 Knitting needles,
3.25 mm, UK size 10 or US size 3 Knitting needles,
62g white double knitting wool,
50g Marriner Sparkle DK white knitting wool,
27g Stylecraft Merry Go Round Rainbow,
7g Twilleys of Stamford Goldfingering gold,
1 pair of glitter sparkle blue safety eyes,
A pair of false eyelashes,
A Cotton bud,
UHU Glue,
Stuffing.

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